News & Insights

News & Insights


Cattle Grazing Leases: Key Considerations for Real Estate Developers

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September 13, 2021 — Shareholder Gary Kaleita discusses important considerations for developers looking to use cattle grazing leases for real estate tax assessment purposes.


Non-Disclosure Agreements: A Word to the Wise to Entrepreneurs

September 09, 2021 — Stephen Thomas authored an article entitled “Non-Disclosure Agreements: A Word to the Wise to Entrepreneurs” for Orlando Inno, a multi-media platform launched in partnership with the Orlando Business Journal that covers headlines focused on innovation


Lowndes Client Corner Podcast Episode 7: Changing the Game: SwiftPaws Innovates a Dog’s Backyard Chase

September 08, 2021 — SwiftPaws Founder & CEO Meghan Wolfgram shares the success story behind the development of this popular, remote-controlled game of chase for dogs. Tune in for details!

Press Releases

Melody Lynch Named Vice-Chair of the ABA Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section's Ethics and Malpractice Committee

September 01, 2021 — Lowndes is pleased to announce that Shareholder Melody Lynch has been appointed vice-chair of the American Bar Association (ABA) Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section’s Ethics and Malpractice Committee.

Events & Presentations

Lowndes Webinar | The Changing Landscape of Non-Compete Agreements: Are You Ready?

August 30, 2021 — On July 9, 2021, President Biden issued an executive order aimed at promoting competition in a number of ways, including through limits or bans on employers’ non-compete agreements. The Federal Trade Commission has yet to issue any rules or act on the order’s encouragement

Events & Presentations

Tara Tedrow Presenter for CFCA Webinar on Cannabis and Banking

August 30, 2021 — Shareholder Tara Tedrow was the speaker for the “Marijuana, Hemp, and Banking, with Tara Tedrow" webinar presented by the Central Florida Compliance Association on August 26, 2021.

Press Releases

Lowndes Welcomes Real Estate Attorney Jack Demetree

August 26, 2021 — Lowndes is pleased to announce that Jack Demetree II has joined the firm as an Of Counsel attorney in the firm’s Real Estate Department. He will be based out of the firm’s Orlando office.

Events & Presentations

Amanda Wilson Presenter for OCBA Webinar on Opportunity Zones

August 25, 2021 — Shareholder Amanda Wilson will be the featured speaker for the “Opportunity Zones” webinar presented by The Real Property Law Committee of the Orange County Bar Association on October 25, 2021.

Awards & Recognition

Best Lawyers Recognizes 44 Lowndes Attorneys in 2022, Five Named Lawyer of the Year

August 19, 2021 — Orlando, FL – Lowndes is pleased to announce that Best Lawyers named 42 attorneys to its list of The Best Lawyers in America® 2022. Twenty-one firm attorneys were recognized in multiple practice categories, including 10 who were honored in three or more practice areas.

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